Physics Dept. Demonstration Manual

DS 02 - Mass and Weight Relation

Objective:

To show the relationship between mass and weight.

 
Apparatus:  
  • 0 to 20 N dial balance
  • Hooked weights, slotted weights

Method:

A l kg mass gives a reading of 9.8 N, and 102 gm mass gives a reading of 1 N.